Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside with a requirement for Hyper-V skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Hyper-V over the 6 months to 23 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Hyper-V
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 42 36
Rank change year-on-year -16 -6 +4
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 5 19 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 0.78% 3.00% 3.38%
As % of the System Software category 5.62% 24.68% 23.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 6
Merseyside median daily rate £188 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -50.00% -16.67% -
10th Percentile £126 £281 £306
90th Percentile £239 £490 £688
North West median daily rate £350 £375 £275
% change year-on-year -6.67% +36.36% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Merseyside median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate £162.50 £43.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +277.91% +126.32% -24.00%

Hyper-V is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
Merseyside
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 89 77 116
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 13.95% 12.15% 14.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 26 39
Merseyside median daily rate £400 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +15.38% +16.07%
10th Percentile £130 £233 £197
90th Percentile £556 £509 £575
North West median daily rate £384 £400 £325
% change year-on-year -4.06% +23.08% +20.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 18 9
Merseyside median hourly rate £14.00 £13.25 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.66% -5.36% +12.09%
10th Percentile £11.10 £10.50 £11.50
90th Percentile £16.35 £14.67 £15.20
North West median hourly rate £15.50 £13.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year +14.81% -3.57% -12.50%

Hyper-V
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

Job postings citing Hyper-V as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Merseyside.

Job vacancy trend for Hyper-V in Merseyside

Hyper-V
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Hyper-V in Merseyside.

Contractor daily rate trend for Hyper-V in Merseyside

Hyper-V
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Hyper-V in Merseyside over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Hyper-V in Merseyside

Hyper-V
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Hyper-V within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 23 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool -3 5 £188 -50.00% 1
Hyper-V
North West

For the 6 months to 23 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Hyper-V also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Merseyside region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 4 (80.00%) Migration
2 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Validation
2 3 (60.00%) Banking
2 3 (60.00%) SCVMM
3 2 (40.00%) Office 365
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) CRM
4 1 (20.00%) SAS
4 1 (20.00%) DHCP
4 1 (20.00%) DNS
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) Dell
4 1 (20.00%) Citrix
4 1 (20.00%) Internet
4 1 (20.00%) MPLS
4 1 (20.00%) DSL
4 1 (20.00%) VRRP
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) iSCSI
4 1 (20.00%) NETGEAR
4 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (20.00%) SonicWALL

Hyper-V
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DHCP
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) DSL
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
1 1 (20.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (20.00%) MPLS
1 1 (20.00%) Structured Cabling
1 1 (20.00%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (60.00%) Banking
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Designer
1 3 (60.00%) Lead Designer
1 3 (60.00%) Technical Designer
1 3 (60.00%) Technical Leader
2 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Licensing
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Migration
2 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (60.00%) Validation
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) SCVMM
2 1 (20.00%) vMotion
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) Dell
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) NETGEAR
2 1 (20.00%) SonicWALL